• Alexis Brassey
  • Stephen Barber

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xv
  2. Alexis Brassey, Stephen Barber
    Pages 1-4
  3. John Meadowcroft
    Pages 5-20
  4. Stephen Haseler, Henning Meyer
    Pages 21-41
  5. Jocelyn Pixley
    Pages 42-63
  6. Ken Starkey, Cary Cooper
    Pages 64-79
  7. Stephen Barber
    Pages 80-93
  8. Alexis Brassey
    Pages 94-111
  9. Jeremy Rosen
    Pages 112-122
  10. Patrick Riordan
    Pages 123-142
  11. Back Matter
    Pages 188-191

About this book


For all of the technical explanations for meltdown in the financial markets during the banking crisis, the most readily accepted and almost universal explanation is the single word 'greed'. This is a subject which can at once be seen as the disease at the heart of society and the motivating force behind the progress of mankind.


banking business economics

Editors and affiliations

  • Alexis Brassey
    • 1
  • Stephen Barber
    • 2
  1. 1.University of LondonUK
  2. 2.London South Bank UniversityUK

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